Archive for the ‘Chapter Books’ Category

Best Books for Gift Giving

Tuesday, December 1st, 2009

‘Tis the season, and chances are you’re looking for a few good gifts for the kids in your life.  Check out our Gift Guide 2009 for some great book suggestions.  (Hint, click on the tabs for suggestions for teens and adults.)

Take a look at our Gift Guide 2008 for even more suggestions!

Best Scary Books for Bigger Kids

Tuesday, October 20th, 2009

So your little ones loved the Not-Too-Scary books, and now your school age kids want something that will raise the hair on the backs of their necks?  We’ve got just what you’re looking for!

More ghost stories, haunted houses, and recommendations from Miss Susan!

What should we read?

Friday, June 19th, 2009

Looking for something fun and age appropriate to read this summer?  Check out our staff suggestions!

More books for babies, toddlers and preschoolers!

More books to read aloud!

More books for kindergarteners and first graders!

More books for second graders!

More books for third graders!

More books for fourth graders!

More books for fifth graders!

Be Creative @ Your Library!

Tuesday, June 16th, 2009

Summer is here!  Time to hit the pool, spend time with the family, and earn some cool prizes for reading!  If you haven’t already, be sure to sign up for our summer reading program, Be Creative @ Your Library.  (Big kids can win prizes by signing up for our adult program, Master the Art of Reading.)  Stop in at the SRP desk in the youth department, or sign up online.  

And while you’re at it, check out some great SRP themed books like:


These aren’t your cup of tea?  Find more suggestions!